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What to Wear for Sundress Season

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At the heart of every fashionista’s summer arsenal lies the quintessential sundress – a garment that embodies the essence of laid-back luxury and timeless allure. From breezy picnics in the park to exclusive rooftop soirées, these versatile wonders effortlessly transition from day to night with unmatched grace.

Yes, it’s officially sundress season and if you’re shopping for the perfect one, you are certainly in great company. Fashion experts at Boohoo have revealed that online interest for ‘sundress’ is at an all-time high in Google searches after TikTok users have declared the return of ‘sundress season’ now that summer is approaching. The ‘sundress’ trend has reached a staggering 37.9 million posts on TikTok, as well as 28.1 million posts for ‘sundress season’, highlighting the popularity of this summer wardrobe staple.

And if you’re as obsessed with Jennifer Aniston’s sundress mani combo as I am, I suggest this Boho Floral Print Sundress and paired with these imPRESS (no glue/no damage) Press-on Nails in style ‘Serendipity’.

Hello, Sundress Season

What sets the sundress apart? It’s not just about the fabric and silhouette; it’s about the feeling it evokes – a sense of carefree elegance that transports you to sun-drenched destinations and balmy summer nights. With every twirl and sway, it exudes an aura of effortless chicness that is both captivating and empowering.

And let’s not forget the endless array of styles and designs to choose from! Whether you’re drawn to delicate florals that exude whimsical romance or sleek, sophisticated silhouettes that command attention, there’s a sundress to suit every mood and occasion.

Ahead, I rounded up a few of my must-have pieces, and added some styling tips to elevate your summer wardrobe to new heights. Because when it comes to capturing the essence of summer style, the sundress reigns supreme – and the possibilities are truly endless.

Sundress Styling Tips 

Accessorize, Accessorize, Accessorize: Elevate your sundress game by accessorizing strategically. A statement belt can cinch the waist and add definition to flowy silhouettes, while a pair of oversized sunglasses and a wide-brimmed hat scream “effortless glamour.” Don’t be afraid to mix and match textures and colors for a look that’s uniquely yours.

Layer with Confidence: Sundresses aren’t just for the daytime – they can seamlessly transition into evening wear with the right layering pieces. Throw on a denim jacket for a casual vibe, or opt for a lightweight kimono for a touch of bohemian chicness. Experiment with different lengths and textures to find the perfect balance for any occasion.

Play with Proportions: When it comes to sundresses, proportions are key. If you’re rocking a flowy maxi dress, balance it out with sleek, minimalist accessories to avoid overwhelming your frame. Conversely, if you’re sporting a figure-hugging mini, opt for statement jewelry and bold heels to amp up the drama.

Shoes Make the Outfit: Never underestimate the power of the right pair of shoes to complete your sundress ensemble. From strappy sandals that elongate the legs to espadrilles that exude laid-back charm, the options are endless. Just remember to consider the occasion and location – wedges for brunch, sneakers for errands, and heels for date night!

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Janene Mascarella